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The Field Guide

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 146 Ratings and 146 Reviews

Book Description
The first book in a beautifully produced series of five, The Field Guide sets up the story of the Grace children--13-year-old Mallory and 9-year-old twins Jared and Simon--who with their mother move into the dilapidated Spiderwick Estate only to quickly find themselves sucked into a dark and fascinating world of faeries.

Superficially, the Spiderwick Chronicles smack of Lemony Snicket, ... More
Book Information
PublisherSimon and Schuster Books for Young Readers
BindingHardcover (12 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages128
Publication Date05/01/2003
The Creators
About Holly Black (Author) : Holly Black is the bestselling author of contemporary fantasy novels for teens and children. Her first book, Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale, was published in 2002 by Simon & Schuster. Tithe was called "... more
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About Tony DiTerlizzi (Author, Illustrator) : Tony DiTerlizzi is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Tony DiTerlizzi include A Giant Problem (Beyond the Spiderwick Chronicles), The Nixie's S... more
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Reader Comments
7/31/2011 Paul A. said: As someone who loves the wonderous woods and mythical entities, there is no doubt that I enjoy this "fantastical" story. Best to read outside during Autumn. Check out the audiobook too, Mark Hamill does a great job.

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6/22/2009 julia b tagged as: I read

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1/28/2009 James Rowland tagged as: I read

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12/12/2008 Jan Dolby said: ...love it....
tags: I Read

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5/5/2008 Christy Evers said: An entertaining story about a boy who relates to the antics of a mischievious fairy and subdues it with kindness and consideration.
tags: I recommend, I read

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2/21/2008 Carmela Martino said: Fun, quick read. Reminded me of the Series of Unfortunate Events, though I like this better.
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4/22/2007 Little Willow tagged as: I Read, I Read, I Read

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